Best Historic Baltimore Tours

February 18, 2011 6:25 AM

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Whether you’re visiting or a local, chances are you still have a lot to learn about Baltimore.  Here are some fun tours you can take to enhance your Charm City knowledge.

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Baltimore Inner Harbor Sightseeing Cruise

(888) 848-3822
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This 75 minute tour will show you Baltimore from the Inner Harbor. Sights include Fells Point and Federal Hill.  You’ll also get to see Fort McHenry and the National Aquarium from the water.  It runs from May to September.

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Baltimore Party Shuttle

(202) 286-9661
www.baltimorepartyshuttle.com

This tour will show you the George Washington Monument, the Basilica Cathedral, Fort McHenry, Camden Yards, the Aquarium and the Science Center.  You’ll also get to see John Wilkes Booth’s gravesite.

Baltimore Safari Segway Tour

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This two-hour  tour focuses on Fells Point and Patterson Park.  Participants will see houses from the 1700s and a site where Baltimore residents fought the British during the War of 1812.  Each tour is limited to six riders and everyone must be over the age of 16; visit the website to book the tour.

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Historic Baltimore and Aquarium Tour

(202) 289-1999
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With this tour, you’ll spend the morning at the Aquarium.  During the afternoon, you’ll tour the city.  You’ll see the Inner Harbor, Fells Point and Mt. Vernon.  The tour will take you to sites like Edgar Allan Poe’s grave and Camden Yards.

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Zippy Tours

(410) 522-7334
www.zippytours.com

Zippy Tours offers several unique Baltimore tours.  They range from a tour of Little Italy to one of Baltimore gardens to information about Maryland’s horse industry.  If you’re into pop culture, there’s even a “Hairspray in Baltimore” tour, where you can learn about the John Waters movie and musical, “Hairspray.”

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